Mark S. Sutton

International Paper Company

CEO & Chairman of the Board Principal Executive Officer

Overview

Mark S. Sutton received an average compensation of $11,293,292 at International Paper Company from 2011 to 2018.

Annual data

2018

In 2018, Mark S. Sutton earned a total compensation of $21,911,137 as CEO & Chairman of the Board Principal Executive Officer at International Paper Company.

Ranking71 out of 8,301
Percentile99.1%

Mark S. Sutton's 2018 compensation ranked 71st out of 8,301 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Mark S. Sutton earned more than 99.1% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

IndustryPaper mills
Ranking1 out of 34
Percentile97.1%

In the industry of paper mills, Mark S. Sutton's 2018 pay ranked 1st, among 34 executive pay records.

Mark S. Sutton earned more than 97.1% of executives in this industry.

Change in Pension Value and Nonqualified Deferred Compensation Earnings$7,078,438
Non-Equity Incentive Plan$3,364,700
Salary$1,433,333
Stock Awards$9,821,775
Other$212,891
Total$21,911,137

Sutton received $9,821,775 in stock awards, which accounts for 44.83% of total compensation.

Sutton also received $7,078,438 of change in pension value and nonqualified deferred compensation earnings, $3,364,700 in non-equity incentive plan, $1,433,333 in salary and $212,891 in other compensation.

Mark S. Sutton's Pay$21,911,137
Median Employee's Pay$61,508
Pay Ratio356 : 1

For fiscal year 2018, the annual total compensation for Mark S. Sutton was $21,911,137 and for the median employee at International Paper Company was $61,508. The resulting ratio of Mark S. Sutton's pay to the pay of median employee was 356 to one.

2017

In 2017, Mark S. Sutton earned a total compensation of $19,446,293 as CEO & Chairman of the Board Principal Executive Officer at International Paper Company.

Ranking141 out of 13,165
Percentile98.9%

Mark S. Sutton's 2017 compensation ranked 141st out of 13,165 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Mark S. Sutton earned more than 98.9% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

IndustryPaper mills
Ranking1 out of 44
Percentile97.7%

In the industry of paper mills, Mark S. Sutton's 2017 pay ranked 1st, among 44 executive pay records.

Mark S. Sutton earned more than 97.7% of executives in this industry.

Change in Pension Value and Nonqualified Deferred Compensation Earnings$7,120,740
Non-Equity Incentive Plan$2,099,900
Salary$1,325,000
Stock Awards$8,717,030
Other$183,623
Total$19,446,293

Sutton received $8,717,030 in stock awards, which accounts for 44.83% of total compensation.

Sutton also received $7,120,740 of change in pension value and nonqualified deferred compensation earnings, $2,099,900 in non-equity incentive plan, $1,325,000 in salary and $183,623 in other compensation.

2016

In 2016, Mark S. Sutton earned a total compensation of $13,300,308 as CEO & Chairman of the Board Principal Executive Officer at International Paper Company.

Ranking286 out of 13,853
Percentile97.9%

Mark S. Sutton's 2016 compensation ranked 286th out of 13,853 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Mark S. Sutton earned more than 97.9% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

IndustryPaper mills
Ranking1 out of 45
Percentile97.8%

In the industry of paper mills, Mark S. Sutton's 2016 pay ranked 1st, among 45 executive pay records.

Mark S. Sutton earned more than 97.8% of executives in this industry.

Change in Pension Value and Nonqualified Deferred Compensation Earnings$3,750,758
Non-Equity Incentive Plan$1,296,000
Salary$1,200,000
Stock Awards$6,867,889
Other$185,661
Total$13,300,308

Sutton received $6,867,889 in stock awards, which accounts for 51.64% of total compensation.

Sutton also received $3,750,758 of change in pension value and nonqualified deferred compensation earnings, $1,296,000 in non-equity incentive plan, $1,200,000 in salary and $185,661 in other compensation.

2015

In 2015, Mark S. Sutton earned a total compensation of $16,842,422 as CEO & Chairman of the Board Principal Executive Officer at International Paper Company.

Ranking175 out of 13,574
Percentile98.7%

Mark S. Sutton's 2015 compensation ranked 175th out of 13,574 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Mark S. Sutton earned more than 98.7% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

IndustryPaper mills
Ranking1 out of 37
Percentile97.3%

In the industry of paper mills, Mark S. Sutton's 2015 pay ranked 1st, among 37 executive pay records.

Mark S. Sutton earned more than 97.3% of executives in this industry.

Change in Pension Value and Nonqualified Deferred Compensation Earnings$2,886,189
Non-Equity Incentive Plan$1,681,200
Salary$1,200,000
Stock Awards$10,901,741
Other$173,292
Total$16,842,422

Sutton received $10,901,741 in stock awards, which accounts for 64.73% of total compensation.

Sutton also received $2,886,189 of change in pension value and nonqualified deferred compensation earnings, $1,681,200 in non-equity incentive plan, $1,200,000 in salary and $173,292 in other compensation.

2014

In 2014, Mark S. Sutton earned a total compensation of $6,695,399 as CEO & Chairman of the Board Principal Executive Officer at International Paper Company.

Ranking1,007 out of 12,876
Percentile92.2%

Mark S. Sutton's 2014 compensation ranked 1,007th out of 12,876 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Mark S. Sutton earned more than 92.2% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

IndustryPaper mills
Ranking4 out of 24
Percentile83.3%

In the industry of paper mills, Mark S. Sutton's 2014 pay ranked 4th, among 24 executive pay records.

Mark S. Sutton earned more than 83.3% of executives in this industry.

Change in Pension Value and Nonqualified Deferred Compensation Earnings$3,044,519
Non-Equity Incentive Plan$911,400
Salary$880,708
Stock Awards$1,784,032
Other$74,740
Total$6,695,399

Sutton received $3,044,519 of change in pension value and nonqualified deferred compensation earnings, which accounts for 45.47% of total compensation.

Sutton also received $911,400 in non-equity incentive plan, $880,708 in salary, $1,784,032 in stock awards and $74,740 in other compensation.

2013

In 2013, Mark S. Sutton earned a total compensation of $3,477,112 as CEO & Chairman of the Board Principal Executive Officer at International Paper Company.

Ranking2,093 out of 11,965
Percentile82.5%

Mark S. Sutton's 2013 compensation ranked 2,093rd out of 11,965 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Mark S. Sutton earned more than 82.5% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

IndustryPaper mills
Ranking7 out of 34
Percentile79.4%

In the industry of paper mills, Mark S. Sutton's 2013 pay ranked 7th, among 34 executive pay records.

Mark S. Sutton earned more than 79.4% of executives in this industry.

Change in Pension Value and Nonqualified Deferred Compensation Earnings$416,045
Non-Equity Incentive Plan$577,000
Salary$628,875
Stock Awards$1,797,184
Other$58,008
Total$3,477,112

Sutton received $1,797,184 in stock awards, which accounts for 51.69% of total compensation.

Sutton also received $416,045 of change in pension value and nonqualified deferred compensation earnings, $577,000 in non-equity incentive plan, $628,875 in salary and $58,008 in other compensation.

2012

In 2012, Mark S. Sutton earned a total compensation of $4,814,971 as CEO & Chairman of the Board at International Paper Company.

Ranking1,256 out of 10,949
Percentile88.5%

Mark S. Sutton's 2012 compensation ranked 1,256th out of 10,949 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Mark S. Sutton earned more than 88.5% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

IndustryPaper mills
Ranking5 out of 29
Percentile82.8%

In the industry of paper mills, Mark S. Sutton's 2012 pay ranked 5th, among 29 executive pay records.

Mark S. Sutton earned more than 82.8% of executives in this industry.

Change in Pension Value and Nonqualified Deferred Compensation Earnings$1,853,051
Non-Equity Incentive Plan$526,100
Salary$585,000
Stock Awards$1,764,995
Other$85,825
Total$4,814,971

Sutton received $1,853,051 of change in pension value and nonqualified deferred compensation earnings, which accounts for 38.49% of total compensation.

Sutton also received $526,100 in non-equity incentive plan, $585,000 in salary, $1,764,995 in stock awards and $85,825 in other compensation.

2011

In 2011, Mark S. Sutton earned a total compensation of $3,858,691 as Senior Vice President Industrial Packaging at International Paper Company.

Ranking1,477 out of 10,035
Percentile85.3%

Mark S. Sutton's 2011 compensation ranked 1,477th out of 10,035 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Mark S. Sutton earned more than 85.3% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

IndustryPaper mills
Ranking6 out of 33
Percentile81.8%

In the industry of paper mills, Mark S. Sutton's 2011 pay ranked 6th, among 33 executive pay records.

Mark S. Sutton earned more than 81.8% of executives in this industry.

Change in Pension Value and Nonqualified Deferred Compensation Earnings$1,088,947
Non-Equity Incentive Plan$675,000
Salary$514,750
Stock Awards$1,534,923
Other$45,071
Total$3,858,691

Sutton received $1,534,923 in stock awards, which accounts for 39.78% of total compensation.

Sutton also received $1,088,947 of change in pension value and nonqualified deferred compensation earnings, $675,000 in non-equity incentive plan, $514,750 in salary and $45,071 in other compensation.